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Course Description

This course defines artificial lift and describes the reasons for artificial lift in oil and gas wells. Common artificial lift systems (beam pumps, gas lift, progressive cavity and submersible pumps) are described, along with the advantages and disadvantages of each system. Optimization of beam pumping systems is explained.

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Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the types and operation of artificial lift systems
  • Describe the components, operation and optimization of beam pumping systems
  • Describe the components, operation and applications of gas lift, plunger lift, progressive cavity and electrical submersible systems
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Section Title
Upstream - Production - Artificial Lift
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Oct 03, 2022 to Nov 27, 2022
Contact Hours
24.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $370.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Oct 16, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Oct 16, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Oct 17, 2022 to Nov 10, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook

Course Materials:

All required course materials are included in tuition fees.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course. 
Section Title
Upstream - Production - Artificial Lift
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Jan 09, 2023 to Mar 05, 2023
Contact Hours
24.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $370.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Jan 22, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Jan 22, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jan 23, 2023 to Feb 16, 2023
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook

Course Materials:

All required course materials are included in tuition fees.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course. 
Section Title
Upstream - Production - Artificial Lift
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Apr 03, 2023 to May 28, 2023
Contact Hours
24.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $370.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Apr 16, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Apr 16, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Apr 17, 2023 to May 11, 2023
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook

Course Materials:

All required course materials are included in tuition fees.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course. 
Section Title
Upstream - Production - Artificial Lift
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Jul 03, 2023 to Aug 27, 2023
Contact Hours
24.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $370.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Jul 16, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 14, 2022 to Jul 16, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jul 17, 2023 to Aug 10, 2023
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook

Course Materials:

All required course materials are included in tuition fees.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course. 
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